As a part of our ongoing “Attending to Know Your Native Companies”
sequence, we sat down this week with Warren Alberty, proprietor of Smoothie King in Kingwood.
Inform us a bit about your enterprise: What does your enterprise supply, and the way lengthy have you ever been round?
supply a wide range of smoothies in 4 categories- health, slim,
wellness and break time. We additionally supply a number of smoothies for teenagers. Our
retail gadgets embrace protein powders, wholesome snacks, a number of forms of
protein bars and dietary supplements. We opened in Kingwood on February 20, 2021.
How did you determine to get entangled on this line of labor? How did the enterprise get began?
acquired concerned on this line of labor after being clients of Smoothie
King and visiting one commonly in our neighborhood, Summerwood. We
actually liked their smoothies and after speaking to a number of franchisees we
began trying into franchise alternatives close to the top of 2017.
Inform us a pair issues you’re happy with about your enterprise. What are you identified for? What separates you from the competitors?
are very happy with the substances in our smoothies. Our fruits and
greens arrive recent twice weekly. There are not any synthetic colours,
flavors or preservatives in our substances, and we solely use fruit
juices- no syrups. Our smoothies are additionally gluten free, and we provide
non-dairy choices as effectively.
What’s your favourite a part of working this enterprise?
favourite a part of working our Smoothie King is our staff and our visitors.
Our staff members are enthusiastic, outgoing and attempt to deal with
our visitors. We love how the residents and companies of Kingwood warmly welcomed us to Kingwood and are supportive, tremendous pleasant and fascinating.
Who’s your preferrred buyer/shopper? Who do you serve finest?
preferrred shopper is excited by a fantastic tasting smoothie that matches one in every of
their wants. Whether or not it’s earlier than or after a workout- we have now health
smoothies; in the event that they wish to management their weight- slim smoothies,
if they’re in search of a typically wholesome smoothie- wellness smoothies
and lastly, these in search of a candy treat- our break time smoothies.
The most effective half about what we provide is that they’re all wholesome!
Are you able to inform us one thing about your self because the enterprise proprietor? What’s your background?
have been within the insurance coverage enterprise for nearly 30 years. My spouse labored
as a senior degree govt assistant for an oil firm for a few years
earlier than beginning her own residence inspection enterprise. Our backgrounds gave
us the expertise we wanted to start out our Smoothie King journey collectively.
Are there any particular promotions, annual gross sales, or particular occasions that you simply’d like to say?
Friday is our most well-known promotion. Each Friday all 32-ounce
(medium) non-meal substitute smoothiesare $5. If it’s a meal
substitute smoothie it’s $6. We additionally ship out unsolicited mail coupons from
time to time.
Is there some other data you would like your potential clients/shoppers to find out about your enterprise?
would love our clients to know that they might order by telephone, on-line,
with our Wholesome Rewards App, or in our foyer which has seating for
about 4 individuals. We even have supply choices with DoorDash, Uber Eats
How do you see your enterprise rising and bettering over the subsequent couple of years?
hope to develop our enterprise within the upcoming years by persevering with to let
individuals know we’re right here with promoting, collaborating in neighborhood
occasions and supporting/partnering with the opposite native companies
at any time when we are able to.